LONG BEACH TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Long Beach Township Police Department sent out a text alert at 10:42 a.m. stating that there will be no swimming today.
The alert said:
Due to extremely dangerous ocean conditions all Long Beach Twp beaches are red flagged today, no swimming. Please stay out of the water.
Beach Haven Beach Patrol also announced earlier this morning that swimming is prohibited.
The alert came in from the Beach Haven Emergency Management system at 9:10 a.m. that stated:
Beach Haven Lifeguards are advising the ocean is extremely dangerous today. Swimming is prohibited. Please stay out of the water.
With the last week of summer in full swing, it's a great time to enjoy some off beach activities, like the waterpark, arcade, mini golf, shopping and eating.